"What the hell is happening at The New York Times?" former Times reporter Kurt Eichenwald asked after the Grey Lady's story about a possible criminal investigation of Hillary Clinton's email usage blew up in their faces. (Eichenwald is now a writer for Newsweek.)
News that Amazon.com is now officially worth more than department store giant Walmart has been picked up by just about every station in the country. The story’s popularity can be attributed to several things, one of the most obvious being how Amazon.com’s success over Walmart is representative of a struggle between the old and new Amazon Vs. Show More Summary
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said over the weekend that a shooting at a theater in Lafayette, Louisiana could have been prevented if moviegoers were allowed to bring more guns with them. During an interview with CNN host Jake Tapper on Sunday, Trump argued that it was wrong to...
U.S. Republican presidential contender Rand Paul said on Sunday he plans to continue his push to cut federal funding on the non-profit women's health group Planned Parenthood over a dispute about treatment of aborted fetal tissue. Paul...Show More Summary
Despite the determination of investigators at the State Department and intelligence agencies that Hillary Clinton did use her personal email system to handle confirmed classified information (and potentially compromised “hundreds ofShow More Summary
President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with civil society leaders at the YALI Regional Leadership Center, on Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Nairobi. On the final day of his visit in Kenya, Obama laid out his vision for Kenya's future and broad themes of U.S.-Kenya relations. Show More Summary
Her negatives are almost as bad as Trump's. She's not trusted, and losing swing states. Start talking about reform!
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama is urging Kenyans to use the lessons of Kenya's difficult history to guide it into the future.
Donald Trump is one candidate who has experienced his fair share of ups and downs since announcing his bid to become the next president of the United States. This is mainly due to Donald Trump outspoken personality and controversialShow More Summary
A "strong and passionate" belief in God does real harm -- look no further than the GOP or the Supreme Court
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Citizens United strikes again. Thanks to the Citizens United decision at the Supreme Court, the ultra-rich and corporations are essentially freed up to give unlimited amounts of money to organizations called Super Political Action Committees...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to visit Kenya this weekend. “Mr. Obama, this is not your first trip to Kenya,” Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said. “But yesterday you arrived riding on the wings of history.” Kenyans were thrilled to have the president visiting the homeland of his father. Show More Summary
Police are working to calm concerns about gang violence after a cluster of gang-related shootings in South L.A. over the weekend and various threats on social media, The Times has reported. The death of 27-year-old Kenneth Lynn Peevy...Show More Summary
Even the police chief admits what the video shows is "not good." After a routine traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati Police Officer, Sam Dubose ended up dead with his face blown off. The officer was wearing a body camera, but the city refuses to release in the video. Show More Summary
Ezeoma Chigozie Obioha, 31, was charged July 28 with capital murder in the July 5 shooting death of Carrie Jean Melvin in Hollywood, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Obioha is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday. Show More Summary
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Spencer Herrera, a 29-year-old Latino male, died Sunday, July 26, after being shot in Pacoima, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
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Hackers threaten to expose clients of the extramarital dating site—but many aren't even there for sex. Every morning, I ask my boyfriend the same question: “How did you sleep?” And every morning, I receive the same answer: “In a bed.” Wait—that’s not exactly right. Show More Summary